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A 16-year-old female asked:

My urine has been having a rotten egg smell to it for the past few days. sometimes my urine is really dark. sometimes my urine is clear. what do i do?

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Dr. Donald Colantino
Internal Medicine 63 years experience
Nonspecific: These symptoms are not definitely diagnostic of a urinary tract infection. To be sure you would have to have a clean catch urine specimen sent for analysis including microscopic exam and culture. In the meantime drink adequate fluids daily and include cranberry juice.
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